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Read the November E-news

Watch a creative video that inspired a successful garden fundraising effort at Winecoff Elementary School in Concord, NC. Find out what’s happening in the garden...

Read the October E-news

It’s been 1 year since Pitts School Road Elementary had a blitz build for their school garden. First grade teacher, Erika Currin, tells us about...

Read the September E-news

This issue features Royal Oaks Elementary’s garden installation, timely gardening tips (Plant, Harvest, Maintenance), a newly updated list of grant opportunities and a tasty recipe...

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Forget the marshmallow topping and thick syrup that often drags down this superfood. These sweet potato bites are a tasty snack or side dish. Chop. Toss. Heat. Eat. Sweet potatoes are a nutritional powerhouse offering fiber, vitamin A, and anti-inflammatory compounds.

Read the August E-news

This issue features a video recap of the School Garden Summer Institute, info about strawberry availability and timely gardening tips (Plant, Harvest, Maintenance). Fresh from...

Read the June E-news

This issue features a look back at the successes from this past school year and a shameless plug for our School Garden Summer Institute–you don’t...

Register for the School Garden Summer Institute

Join us for Summer School! In our two years of working with school gardens, we’ve realized that aside from having a school garden space, the...

Read the May E-news

This issue features tips for the May garden, as well as lesson plans for Harvest Math, suitable for K-5, AND a book review of The Turnip....

Massaged Kale Salad

Instead of hiding your kale in a smoothie (a trick we love) try highlighting this superfood with a simple massaged kale salad. Massaging the thick...

Read the April E-news

This issue features tips for the April garden, as well as a problem-based lesson plan for 5th grade AND book review of┬áCompost Stew.    ...